Alternative Credit Reports Not Yet Mainstream

Several companies offer alternative credit scoring services to consumers with thin traditional credit files. Should you sign up?

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Holiday Shopping Can Hurt Your Credit Score

Last-minute gifts pushing you to your credit limit? Follow these eight tips to make it through the holidays with your credit score unscathed

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Don't Buy Into These 5 Credit Score Myths

The finer points of credit reports and credit scores remain a mystery to many. Here are five of the most common credit myths to look out for

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Why Regular Credit Check-Ups Can Pay Off

When it comes to physical wellness, regular check-ups can help keep you active and healthy. That same principle applies to credit, a recent study by TransUnion has found

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Rapid Rescoring Speeds up Credit Score Fixes

If you're looking to fix your credit score in a hurry, a practice known as rapid rescoring can help. And unlike credit repair services, it’s for real

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